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Magna International Reviews

Updated July 19, 2017
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  1. Featured Review

    Helpful (5)

    "Great place to work for..."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    As long as you love your work and not your wrist watch so much... you will love this company.
    Holidays, benefit top notch.

    Cons

    None so far. Enjoying my everyday work. High quality/organic food at the cafeteria, bit pricey though!

    Advice to Management

    Friendly experienced and easy to communicate.


  2. "Business Unit Manager"

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    Current Employee - Business Unit Manager in Newaygo, MI
    Current Employee - Business Unit Manager in Newaygo, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Magna International full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Excellent company with the full package and endless career opportunities.

    Cons

    The automotive grind. Never can drive out enough inefficiencies. Big corporate politics that take long decisions on the future growth or locations.

    Advice to Management

    Communicate from the manager level to the team members more. Take care of the people as the number one priority driving the future.

  3. "Good job"

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    Current Employee - Machine Operator in Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - Machine Operator in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Magna International full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great pay nice benefits good people overall it a good company to work for you just gonna know what your doing and you'll be fine

    Cons

    I can't think of any cons besides it being so hot sometimes over then that it cool no complaints from me


  4. "Awesome Company to work for"

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    Current Employee - REACH Engineer in Liberty, MO
    Current Employee - REACH Engineer in Liberty, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Magna International full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    We are treated very well. Easy low-stress environment

    Cons

    Not much overtime lately and too many shutdowns

    Advice to Management

    more overtime


  5. "Production Supervisor"

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    Former Employee - Operations Supervisor in Holland, MI
    Former Employee - Operations Supervisor in Holland, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Magna International full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Some very nice people and a consistent pay check. Also close to home.

    Cons

    Misguided management, NO work/life balance.
    New AGM is a donkey.

    Advice to Management

    Learn how to treat people like humans not numbers.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Good benefits but not people oriented"

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    Current Employee - Manufacturing in Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - Manufacturing in Detroit, MI

    I have been working at Magna International full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits and pay, growth opportunities

    Cons

    Workload not distributed equally, resources very thin

    Advice to Management

    Need to care more about the people


  7. "Tier one Automotive Supplier"

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    Current Employee - Engineering in Troy, MI
    Current Employee - Engineering in Troy, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Magna International full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    International Company
    Automotive Engineering
    Good career opportunities for managers

    Cons

    no career opportunities for engineers - go to management or out.

    Advice to Management

    A lot of managers without proper knowledge and education

  8. "Pros and Cons of Magna Powertrain"

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    Former Employee - Assembler in Muncie, IN
    Former Employee - Assembler in Muncie, IN

    I worked at Magna International full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Steady work, great learning experience, good environment

    Cons

    A lot of hours, 8 hours a day for nearly a month. Was told to expect 12 hour shifts 7 days a week.


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Excellent Company in the Metro Detroit Area"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources in Auburn Hills, MI
    Current Employee - Human Resources in Auburn Hills, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Magna International full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great company - strong financials, profitable and growing . Excellent Benefits.
    Pro-employee policies. Really nice people. Team events are outstanding!
    Many opportunities for growth and advancement

    Cons

    Not enough women in senior leadership positions.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to focus on the people side of the equation. Encourage and support diversity at all levels of management.


  10. "Engineering Manager"

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    Current Employee - Engineering Manager in Piedmont, SC
    Current Employee - Engineering Manager in Piedmont, SC
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Magna International full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Excellent pay and benefits. Opportunities for advancement

    Cons

    Long Hours and can be stressful

    Advice to Management

    None


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